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Happy Birthday Randy Newman

Hearing Randy Newman music just makes your day so much better. The box set of his music will not come out until December 16 so in the meantime please enjoy his latest single from an album due to come out next year. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share […]

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Rock Hall Class of 2013

Donna Summer, Public Enemy and Rush are among the artists inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  “Who are those other two said fans of any one of those?” so jokes Seth Meyer on last week’s Saturday Night Live Weekend Update and he’s kind of right. Much like the music scene today, the […]

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Innovators/Imitators

The Rock Hall nominations were announced last week and inspired by my predictions last year, I figured I’d try it again.  This year’s nominations also factor in fans votes this years.  So vote early and vote often for your favorites. Once again as inspired by My Morning Jacket’s “Wordless Chorus“, here are the nominees and my […]

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Sport songs

I just watched the Women’s World Cup game between the US and Brazil.  It contained all the drama of an Oscar nominated film filled with  humiliation (Brazil’s own goal), conspiracy theories and manipulations (bad calls and red cards), bad sportsmanship (Brazil player faking an injury to kill time), twists in the plot (US dead in water until Abby Wambach […]

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Father’s Day Mixtape

So the recession is hitting you hard this year and you don’t have anything for dear ol’ Dad?  Well fear not, here is an hours worth of father-themed music, some obvious, some not so much, some looking from the father’s perspective, some from the child’s. All are classic songs are just a right-click away.  Maybe […]

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